World Monument Photography

World Monument Photography

April 23, 2017

Turkey: Istanbul

Eyup Mosque

Eyup mosque, built in 1458, is the first mosque built by the Ottomans after conquering Constantinople in 1453. It was built on the site where Eyup Al-Ansari, the standard-bearer of the Prophet Muhammad, is said to have been buried during the Arab assault on Constantinople in 670AD. Read more ...

Eyup Mosque Photos